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Jerusalem, Israel
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we stayed at the hotel only for 1 night. the room was nice and cozy and the location was perfect. however, the room want that clean. there was dust in some places. the room has very unique decor, either you love it or not. we loved it

Thank Sherry_V79
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

When we arrived at Lord Balfour we were a little frazzled as the airline had misplaced my luggage. Jóse was so understanding and attentive to our concerns, every time we asked he would ring the airline to find out where our luggage was, suffice to say that it never arrived in the 2 days that we were there! We decided...

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Adnan J, General Manager at Room Mate Lord Balfour, responded to this review

Dear Liz, thank you so much for taking the time and sharing your experience with the world! Happy to read you enjoyed your stay and dining experience! Also thank you for mentioning Anne and Jose! We hope to see you back with us again soon!

Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The rooms are big, the breakfast every day different and really tasty. But especially the employees are nice and helpful. The Hotel is really close to the beach and only five Minutes to walk to the Party Center. But it is quiet in the night.

Thank Bianca R
New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel staff was very attentive to my needs and requests but what impressed me the most was the attention to detail in the restaurant. The gentleman who greeted me was Michel, a smiling very approachable, very accommodating fella, made me feel right at home. I started with the calamari fritti, not oily, very tender and flavorful, (Simple but not...

Thank Martin R
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

on Ocean Drive, just south of the south beach craziness, but a 3 minute walk away, couldnt have been better. Of note was the staff: always pleasant , accommodating, and helpful; theyve earned the 5 stars. room was comfortable and quiet. of note was the night clerk "Laz", he did everything in his power to help in our stay.

Thank andreworin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice and stylish hotel with a nice bar, gym, breakfast (not included). My room was rather small with a huge bed, but ok for a weekend stay. Friendly staff, great location next to the beach, nice breakfast and very quiet at night.

Thank Andreas B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I just returned from a relaxing 4 nights at the Lord Balfour and can't say enough good things about the hotel and it's staff. The location is on Ocean Drive but 2 blocks away from the noise and nightlife of the main strip of Art Deco hotels. The hotel is clean and comfortably hip with a wonderful staff to help...

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed overnight between a transatlantic and a local connection. Staff were helpful and recognised that getting to the room was our first priority. Room was clean and quiet if bathroom small and dark but funky! Upon reappearing we were offered a lift RH the airport in the morning for a modest fee and the breakfast was expansive. Nice. Good Value.

Thank Simon D
New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The location is good, two blocks from the beach and on the south end of ocean boulevard, between the party area and the quieter residential area. So you can easily walk to the park and the bars and the shops in the heart of Miami beach, but the hotel itself is more quiet. You can also walk to the more...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Lord Balfour for 5 nights from Feb 5-10 2017. A big shout out to Devin for his kind assistance with my booking and to Carol for help during my stay. The staff almost without exception were welcoming, friendly and helpful. If you want to stay in South Beach then the hotel is in a great location...

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Adnan J, General Manager at Room Mate Lord Balfour, responded to this review

Dear Ros T, I would like to thank you for your time and this glowing review. I really appreciate all the detailed feedback and happy to see that you have enjoyed your stay. Be assured that we will look into the points of improvement that you have mentioned as we always strive for perfection Carol and Devin also send their...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come to Miami Beach and meet Room Mate Lord Balfour, an Art Deco hotel inspired in XX Century Art with a modern twist. Situated right by the beach, just a few steps walk from Lummus Park, the hotel has a privileged location in the Art Deco District of Miami Beach. Breakfast till noon, gym, free Wi-Fi, private courtyard garden is also on site, amenities in room, multilingual staff available 24 hours and everything you need to feel at home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Room Mate Lord Balfour

Address: 350 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6905 (Formerly The Wave Hotel)
Region: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: €148 - €337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Room Mate Lord Balfour 4*
Number of rooms: 64
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Also Known As:
Lord Balfour Hotel Miami Beach
Wave Hotel Miami Beach
Hotel Style:
#8 Family Hotel in Miami Beach
#9 Romantic Hotel in Miami Beach
#9 Best Value Hotel in Miami Beach
#9 Business Hotel in Miami Beach
#18 Luxury Hotel in Miami Beach
#19 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
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